Farmers & Mechanics Welcomes New Claims Examiner
Please join us in welcoming Melanie L. Hughes to the Farmers and Mechanics family. Melanie was hired as our new Claim Examiner on January 28, 2019.
Melanie obtained an Associates of Arts degree with honors, which she earned at Frostburg State University and Frederick Community College. After college she joined State Farm Insurance in the Claims Department and continued her career there for 18 years as an Auto Claim Specialist. During her time at State Farm Insurance Melanie handled claims in multiple jurisdictions involving bodily injury, complex property damage, litigation, arbitration and personal injury protection claims.
As a tenured employee at State Farm Insurance, Melanie’s knowledge was often shared with newer employees and now Melanie has brought her knowledge and experience to Farmers and Mechanics.
Melanie and her husband Joseph, Jr. reside in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania with their two children, Avery, 11 and Kaden, 9. Melanie enjoys the outdoors, classic cars, and spending time with her family.